Pastoral Scenes, from the tomb of Kagemni, Saqqara, 6th Dynasty

Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863–1950)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.829 (32 3/4 inches) W. 2.878 (113 3/8 inches)

Accession Number

35.755

Medium or Technique

Canvas

Out on Loan

On display at Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA, since June 8, 1939

Collections

Americas, The Ancient World

Classifications

Paintings

Pastoral scenes from the Tomb of Ka-Gemni at Sakkara. Dynasty 6. Above: Milking cows, brushing mats, boys feeding a puppy. Below: Cattle fording a stream. See Firth and Gunn, “Teti Pyramid Cemeteries,” I, p. 114-115; II, Pl. 52. Canvas.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Courtesy of the Descendents of Joseph Lindon Smith